Mtb_ctlmGranny Gear

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My Bikes

Love the fact that the 5010 can take tires up to 2.8 inches, if you so desired. But to me, 2.6 is the perfect compromise. And a fox dpx2 shock now, sign me up! But these bikes are $$$, especially after the s build. I'm pleased they added a reserve wheel option on the s…
Mtb_ctlm   on Feb 18, 2018
added a review of Meshomasic State Forest

The Mesh is the largest state forest in the state at about 9,000 acres. I have only ridden a minute...
Mtb_ctlm   on Jan 18, 2018
added a review of Rockland Preserve

This is a great trail system. Everyone raves about it with good reason. Plenty of technical sections for those who...
Mtb_ctlm   on Jan 18, 2018
replied to Sram vs Shimano...Can Shimano keep up?
Totally agree; last year there was a lot of bikes specced with slx and xt, many of those models at those price points now come with gx eagle. Shimano is taking their...
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Mtb_ctlm   on Jan 18, 2018
replied to What was your first mountain bike?
I don't think I would even count my first mountain bike as a REAL mountain bike (Huffy whocareswhatmodelitwas). I consider my first bike as the one I currently ride, a 2013 Trek...
Mtb_ctlm   on Jan 18, 2018
started a topic: Sram vs Shimano...Can Shimano keep up?
<p style="text-align: center;">I've noticed most top bike brands these days have sram eagle xo1 or xx components on their top models. Very few brands are using shimano xt or xtr on their...
Mtb_ctlm   on Sep 24, 2017
added 2 photos.
Bridge on the yellow trail (Blow Hole Ravine)
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Mtb_ctlm   on Sep 11, 2017
replied to Your best crash story
Yesturday I installed my race face chester pedals for the first time on my bike (I used them a week prior in a Santa Cruz demo event in MA). I knew they...

A truly underrated trail system, River Highlands (aka Cromwell Creek) is a unique place to ride. Nestled along the Connecticut...
Mtb_ctlm   on Sep 10, 2017
spec'd a bike: Trek Trek 4700 D
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